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Listen: The Ground Breaking Podcast's Eli Smit interviews Fledge's Michael Libes

It’s not often you stumble across a nine-year-old New Zealander hosting a business podcast, but then again, most nine-year-olds aren’t like self-proclaimed budding entrepreneur Eli Smit. After discovering Smit as our Emerging Talent, we will be hosting season two of Smit's podcast on Idealog. In the second episode of the season, Smit chats with Fledge founder and managing director Michael "Luni" Libes, a US based serial entrepreneur, impact investor and an ecosystem builder. After watching graduates struggle to launch their mission-driven businesses, Luni founded Fledge, a conscious company accelerator. Each year Fledge runs a programme with seven mission-driven, for-profit companies, with each company focused on making an impact on some of the most pressing challenges around the world.

  • For more background on Smit, read our profile on him here

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